Textbook on International Law by Martin DixonTextbook on International Law by Martin Dixon

Textbook on International Law

byMartin Dixon

Paperback | April 24, 2013

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The seventh edition of Textbook on International Law offers students new to the subject a concise and focused introduction to the essential topics of an international law course from the nature and sources of international law to the use of force and human rights. Dixon guides studentsthrough the legal principles and areas of controversy, bringing the subject to life with the use of topical examples to illustrate key concepts. The book incorporates helpful features including a glossary, chapter summaries and further reading.The seventh edition includes further discussion of topical areas such as international human rights law and international criminal law. It features a new chapter focusing explicitly on international criminal law. Online Resource CentreThe book is complemented by a website providing updates on case law and legislative developments, as well as annotated links to relevant websites.
Martin Dixon is a Fellow in Law at Queens' College, Cambridge, and a Reader in Law at the University of Cambridge. He has been a legal officer for the United Nations in Vienna, advises companies on questions of international law, and is co-author of Cases and Materials on International Law.
Title:Textbook on International LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:450 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0 inPublished:April 24, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199574456

ISBN - 13:9780199574452

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Table of Contents

1. The nature of international law and the international system2. The sources of international law3. The law of treaties4. International law and national law5. Personality, statehood and recognition6. Jurisdiction and sovereignty7. Immunities from national jurisdiction8. Law of the sea9. State responsibility10. The peaceful settlement of disputes11. The use of force12. Human rights13. International criminal law